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What should I know about enalapril before taking it?

Before you start taking enalapril, let your doctor know if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant. Enalapril can cause serious harm and even death to a fetus. Tell your doctor if you have had any kidney or liver problems, and about any medications or supplements you are taking. It is important to avoid dehydration while taking enalapril. Drink sufficient water daily, being especially careful during times of vomiting, diarrhea or heavy sweating.

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